The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Services
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 17 24 20
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Contract jobs citing Web Services 36 29 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 10.20% 6.07% 9.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 34.95% 27.10% 30.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 16 31
Median daily rate £413 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.60% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £326 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £531 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £55.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
-21.36% +56.36%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
103 107 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 29.18% 22.38% 30.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 71 110
Median daily rate £405 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £288 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £434
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £83.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Web Services as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Web Services across the Gloucestershire region.

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web Services across the Gloucestershire region.

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Web Services
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester -2 2 £427 -22.36% 1
Cheltenham +5 1 - - 6
Cirencester 0 1 - -
Web Services
South West

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Web Services also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 48 (78.69%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (60.66%) Security Cleared
3 35 (57.38%) Java
4 28 (45.90%) DV Cleared
4 28 (45.90%) J2EE
5 26 (42.62%) Scrum
6 21 (34.43%) JavaScript
7 20 (32.79%) XML
8 16 (26.23%) C
9 15 (24.59%) Oracle
9 15 (24.59%) RESTful
10 14 (22.95%) AngularJS
10 14 (22.95%) SOAP
11 13 (21.31%) REST
12 11 (18.03%) Middleware
12 11 (18.03%) HTML
12 11 (18.03%) EJB
12 11 (18.03%) XSLT
13 10 (16.39%) CSS
13 10 (16.39%) Hibernate
13 10 (16.39%) JPA
14 9 (14.75%) SC Cleared
14 9 (14.75%) JIRA
14 9 (14.75%) Software Engineering
14 9 (14.75%) Requirements Analysis
14 9 (14.75%) OO
14 9 (14.75%) User Experience
14 9 (14.75%) SDLC
15 8 (13.11%) PrimeFaces
15 8 (13.11%) Workflow

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (13.11%) JBoss
1 8 (13.11%) WebLogic
2 3 (4.92%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (3.28%) IIS
4 1 (1.64%) Anypoint
4 1 (1.64%) Confluence
4 1 (1.64%) Mule
4 1 (1.64%) Mule ESB
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (9.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.92%) SSH
2 1 (1.64%) AMQP
2 1 (1.64%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.84%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.20%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.56%) MySQL
4 3 (4.92%) Big Data
4 3 (4.92%) Hadoop
4 3 (4.92%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.92%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.28%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.64%) GIS
6 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (14.75%) JIRA
2 8 (13.11%) JUnit
3 5 (8.20%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (4.92%) Cucumber
4 3 (4.92%) Eclipse
4 3 (4.92%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.92%) Hudson
4 3 (4.92%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.92%) Mercurial
4 3 (4.92%) Subversion
4 3 (4.92%) Zephyr
5 2 (3.28%) Ant
5 2 (3.28%) Gradle
6 1 (1.64%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.64%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.64%) Mocha
6 1 (1.64%) NetBeans
General
1 8 (13.11%) Finance
2 6 (9.84%) Electronics
2 6 (9.84%) Manufacturing
2 6 (9.84%) Marketing
2 6 (9.84%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.64%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 54 (88.52%) Developer
2 30 (49.18%) Java Developer
3 9 (14.75%) Applications Developer
3 9 (14.75%) DV Cleared Java Developer
4 4 (6.56%) Architect
5 3 (4.92%) .NET Developer
5 3 (4.92%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (4.92%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (4.92%) PHP Developer
5 3 (4.92%) Senior Developer
6 2 (3.28%) Angular Developer
6 2 (3.28%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (3.28%) C# Developer
6 2 (3.28%) Database Architect
6 2 (3.28%) Java Applications Developer
6 2 (3.28%) Java Engineer
6 2 (3.28%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 2 (3.28%) Test Automation Engineer
6 2 (3.28%) Test Engineer
7 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (45.90%) J2EE
2 20 (32.79%) XML
3 15 (24.59%) RESTful
4 14 (22.95%) AngularJS
4 14 (22.95%) SOAP
5 13 (21.31%) REST
6 11 (18.03%) EJB
6 11 (18.03%) HTML
6 11 (18.03%) Middleware
6 11 (18.03%) XSLT
7 10 (16.39%) CSS
7 10 (16.39%) Hibernate
7 10 (16.39%) JPA
8 8 (13.11%) EJB 3.0
8 8 (13.11%) JAXB
8 8 (13.11%) JSF
8 8 (13.11%) PrimeFaces
8 8 (13.11%) XSD
9 7 (11.48%) JSON
10 6 (9.84%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.75%) User Experience
2 3 (4.92%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.84%) Android
1 6 (9.84%) Apple iOS
1 6 (9.84%) Linux
2 5 (8.20%) Unix
2 5 (8.20%) Windows
3 3 (4.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.64%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (78.69%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (42.62%) Scrum
3 9 (14.75%) OO
3 9 (14.75%) Requirements Analysis
3 9 (14.75%) SDLC
3 9 (14.75%) Software Engineering
4 8 (13.11%) Software Testing
4 8 (13.11%) Workflow
5 7 (11.48%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (11.48%) MVC
5 7 (11.48%) TDD
6 6 (9.84%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (9.84%) Digital Marketing
6 6 (9.84%) Programme Management
7 5 (8.20%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (6.56%) BDD
8 4 (6.56%) Kanban
9 3 (4.92%) High Availability
9 3 (4.92%) MapReduce
9 3 (4.92%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 35 (57.38%) Java
2 21 (34.43%) JavaScript
3 16 (26.23%) C
4 8 (13.11%) Python
4 8 (13.11%) SQL
5 6 (9.84%) C#
6 4 (6.56%) PHP
7 3 (4.92%) Perl
7 3 (4.92%) Ruby
7 3 (4.92%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.92%) VB.NET
8 2 (3.28%) Scala
9 1 (1.64%) Apex Code
9 1 (1.64%) C++
9 1 (1.64%) VB
9 1 (1.64%) VB6
Qualifications
1 37 (60.66%) Security Cleared
2 28 (45.90%) DV Cleared
3 9 (14.75%) SC Cleared
4 6 (9.84%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (4.92%) ISEB
5 3 (4.92%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (24.59%) Oracle
2 6 (9.84%) SAP
3 5 (8.20%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.20%) webMethods
4 4 (6.56%) Zend
5 3 (4.92%) HP
5 3 (4.92%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.64%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.64%) Twitter